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Webster 1913 Edition


Buceros


Bu′ce-ros

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Noun.
[Gr.
βούκερωσ
horned like an ox;
βοῦσ
ox +
κέρασ
horn.]
(Zool.)
A genus of large perching birds; the hornbills.

Webster 1828 Edition


Buceros

BU'CEROS

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Noun.
The hornbill or Indian raven; a genus of birds, common in the East Indies.

Definition 2022


Buceros

Buceros

Translingual

Wikispecies

Proper noun

Buceros ?

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Bucerotidae.

References

  • Gill, F. and Wright, M. (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276